Definition of 'restitution'
Example sentences containing 'restitution'
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How do you make restitution for a pleasure consumed? Christianity Today (2000)There was no claim in restitution for repayment of money paid by the defendant to the adjudicator. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He readily gave his expertise in art restitution claims. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Common law restitution claims were far from straightforward. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We seek complete restitution - the present value plus interest. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is seeking restitution and penalties for both, and a lifetime trading ban. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If the thief does not have sufficient to make restitution, he shall be put to death. Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)If he is a good neighbour, he will apologise and make such restitution as is possible. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But that is no reason for BP not to seek restitution on behalf of its shareholders. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is unforgivable - and it is absolutely imperative that we make speedy restitution to the victims of the cover-ups. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They submitted that the claimants' remedy was for restitution and that a liability to make restitution was not within the terms of the Act. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The three men also face the prospect of paying restitution, although no injured parties or victims of the crime have come forward, meaning a fine is unlikely. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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